Funding for this research was provided by:
Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou (CORPG3H0451 and CORPG3H0421)
Warshel Institute for Computational Biology
Text and Data Mining valid from 2019-12-01
Received: 16 November 2019
Accepted: 18 November 2019
First Online: 24 December 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: All the GBS isolates used in this study were collected as part of routine procedures in the clinical microbiology laboratories of the tertiary centers. Patient identities were removed before storage in bacterial banks. All the isolates were stored in bacterial banks until being used for further analyses. Only characteristics of GBS were recorded, informed consent or ethical approval was not necessary for the study.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.